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HIV advice and advocacy - British Association for Sexual Health & HIV - BASHH

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Description of service

The objects of BASHH are:

To promote, encourage and improve the study and practice of diagnosing, treating and managing sexually transmitted infections, HIV and other sexual health problems

To innovate and deliver excellent tailored education and training to health care professionals, trainers and trainees in the UK

To determine, monitor and maintain standards of governance in the provision of sexual health and HIV care

To advance public health in relation to sexually transmitted infections, HIV and other sexual health problems

To champion and promote good sexual health and provide education to the public

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About NAM

NAM is one of the world’s leading sources of independent, accurate information on HIV and AIDS, with many years’ experience producing and delivering HIV information to support people affected by HIV and to inform the wider response to the epidemic.

We produce a wide range of patient information resources, supporting people throughout their lives in making informed decisions about their health and treatment, and helping them live longer, healthier lives. We also provide a comprehensive news service on issues relating to HIV, its treatment and living with HIV, and materials to support healthcare and other professionals working with HIV-positive people.

All these resources can be read and downloaded at


Additional information


This information was supplied by NAM on 7 December 2022.